Chicagoland weather radar [LIVE PRECIPITATION INDICATOR RADAR] shows strong storms passing to the south near Danville and Peoria.
Satellite images UNISYS Midwest IR SAT shows most of northern Illinois, central Illinois, and southern Wisconsin under cloudy conditions.
According to the NOAA Storm Prediction Center most of central and northern Illinois is in the 5 percent increased risk are for a tornado. The outlook is valid until 6:00 p.m. CDT. The update for later in the day is likely to stay the same risk or increase.
— Cardinal Weather (@CardinalWeather) June 30, 2014
TODAY Sunrise: 5:19 Sunset: 8:31 PM
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high 86 to 93. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Strongest storms could be between 10:00 p.m. and midnight, but could start as early as 4:00 p.m. Low around 69 at 5:00 a.m. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Winds will shift from the west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Independence Day Sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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